News headlines about Cincinnati Bell (NYSE:CBB) have been trending somewhat negative on Monday, Accern reports. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Cincinnati Bell earned a coverage optimism score of -0.04 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the utilities provider an impact score of 44.2315245133296 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near term.

Several research firms recently weighed in on CBB. Morgan Stanley began coverage on Cincinnati Bell in a research note on Thursday, November 30th. They set an “equal weight” rating and a $24.00 target price for the company. ValuEngine upgraded Cincinnati Bell from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, November 2nd.

Shares of Cincinnati Bell (CBB) opened at $17.80 on Monday. The company has a quick ratio of 0.94, a current ratio of 1.02 and a debt-to-equity ratio of -4.26. Cincinnati Bell has a 52 week low of $16.05 and a 52 week high of $23.32. The firm has a market capitalization of $750.90, a P/E ratio of 18.94, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 39.03 and a beta of 1.52.

Cincinnati Bell (NYSE:CBB) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 2nd. The utilities provider reported $0.03 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.02) by $0.05. Cincinnati Bell had a negative return on equity of 2.69% and a net margin of 4.13%. The company had revenue of $289.20 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $286.22 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.38 earnings per share. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was down 7.4% on a year-over-year basis. equities research analysts expect that Cincinnati Bell will post 1.06 EPS for the current year.

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Cincinnati Bell Company Profile

Cincinnati Bell Inc, along with its subsidiaries, provides diversified telecommunications and technology services. The Company operates through two segments: Entertainment and Communications, and IT Services and Hardware. Through its Entertainment and Communications segment, the Company provides high-speed data, video and voice solutions to consumers and businesses over fiber network and a legacy copper network.

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